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Aug 8, 2009 11:00pm EDT
of the investigation. so far officials have only located the helicopter wreckage. >> they're using sonar to locate the airplane. >> reporter: the victims, a pilot and five italian tourists onboard the tour helicopter. on the plane, the pilot and two passengers, including a child. soon after the crash, officials say it was clear no one could have survived. >> this has changed from a rescue to a recovery mission. >> reporter: it was a clear day with flying conditions nearly ideal. investigators say the helicopter, owned by liberty tours, took off from the manhattan heliport. the small plane departed teeth boro airport in new jersey. witnesses say it appeared the plane clipped the hecopter's tail. >> i seen debris come flying down. >> went right in and there was a splash and it was completely submerged and there was nothing else. >> reporter: the ntsb says the pilot of another liberty helicopter refueling at the heliport tried to warn his colleague. he radioed the accident helicopter and told him one lima hotel. you have a fixed wing behind you. there was no response from the pil pilot. >> reporter:
NBC
Aug 9, 2009 11:00pm EDT
a piece of equipment that is used to repair some track hit the employee. we're told that the metro worker s been air lifted to the hospital with serious injuries, orange line service between vienna and west falls church has been suspended. shuttle buses are being used to get riders to their stops. we'll update you on that story soon we learn more. >>> back to our top story. the hot waseather. how hot are we talking for tomorrow, first of all? >> it's going to be hotter than today, that's first and foremost. in fact, tomorrow could be a record-breaking temperature day. the record high for tomorrow at reagan national is 98 degrees. and we are going to be very close. but the fact is, the humidity is what will make it feel that much worse. so today we hit 96 degrees. that is a warm one. 97 down in richmond. right now we're down to 85. so it is really warm out there at 11:00 in the evening. dewpoints are in the upper 60s. so it's really humid. now, because of the combination, tomorrow the weather service, and i also think that it's going to feel like easily 100 degrees. possibly up to about 10
NBC
Aug 12, 2009 11:00pm EDT
have been griping about some time. derek ward joins us live with the story. d derek? >> four people were injured before 4:00 p.m. three victims lived down the street. they have all been hospitalized including a 12-year-old fighting for his life. police say the vw passat driver and three passengers was stopped at ridge road and morning star drive. the driver, 20-year-old kapur was northbound attempting to make a left turn on to morningstar when the ford work truck came up from behind. after the in pact both vehicles ended up beyond the intersection in the southbound lane. >> we're fortunate that somebody traveling in the other direction didn't become involved in this collision. >> it's sad. very sad. crying. the driver was crying. >> residents of the community say sadly not the first serious accident here. >> three accidents here within the last two years. and two buses over there have not. this year. and we have one a couple years ago. >> those with driveways who faced the heavily traveled road say it can be a frightening experience coming and going. >> near misses every time. you t
NBC
Aug 18, 2009 11:00pm EDT
owner. jackie benson joins us live with detail jackie? >> the victim has been identified by police as 44-year-old of silver spring. he is believed to be the owner of the pizza business. the murder discovered 1:00 p.m. when d.c. police officers were called to check on the welfare of an employee at pizza mart. 4th and adam street in edgewood neighborhood. police say the business was locked up when they arrived. the first responding officers had to force their way in. it appears the man may have been killed the previous evening. >> we received a call 1:00. we do know it was open on a midnight shift last night. the last information we have. >> homicide detectives blanketed the area looking for information. the business has been for sale for some time. edgewood community activist call the crime tragic and set back for a changing neighborhood. >> it is horrific to live like this. that's what people are going to say. >> we have had violence many years. and this struck us hard to the core. to have, assassinations like this, it's going on. pizza mart customers we spoke to say they're saddened by
NBC
Aug 6, 2009 11:00pm EDT
officer. jackie benson joins us from rockville. jackie. >> the allegations are disturbing. the veteran montgomery county fire fighter was arrested in the parking lot of the shopping center in gaithersburg. documents allege that he agreed to meet there and pay $150 f sex to a person he contacted through an ad in the adult services section of craigslist. a female montgomery county police officer went on the internet using classified for sale and social networking sites to post advertisements as though she were a 16-year-old girl placing an ad for prostitution. >> it iscourt documents allege used county e-mail address. fire chief richard bower tells news 4 he took action after being notified of the july 20th arrest. >> i was fully aware of the situation yes. as a result of that i took an action which placed the individual oleechavhi wsai i pd eav which is paid leaveet a meis a >> news 4 spoke to the lieutenant's eatec declined add specceicexos tpt sn i t her ient22s rsea yn i the fire and i rescue service he gained respect from colleaguegreat reputation. gr eat reputation. he the last
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Aug 27, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. craig melvin joins us from starbucks on capitol hill where the bernankes' story begins to unfold. >> reporter: earlier this week it was announced he would stay on as fed chief. around the same time some documents began to surface details how bernanke's wife stop at this starbucks became part of a complex and elaborate scheme. >> our assessment is for slower growth but positive growth into next year. >> reporter: last fall while fed chairman ben bernanke was trying to figure out how best to resuscitate an ailing economy he was dealing with money issues at home. around 11:20 in the morning on august 7, 2008 as his wife sat at a table inside this starbucks on capitol hill, someone swiped her purse off the paback of her chair. inside the purse her wallet, credit cards and money, and social security card examine checks. six days later $900 went missing from ben and anna bernanke's account. while it's not known how much the thieves stole from the fed chief and his wife, investigators believe it's merely a drop in the bucket. here's a look at the scope of the scheme. they say the 89 kno
NBC
Aug 7, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. shriverer and the kennedy foundation originally helped us to get started by starting with grant money for the foundation. >> reporter: archbishop of washington spoke to the shriver e family in massachusetts this afternoon. >> thanks, jackie. >>> a federal appeals court upheld the conviction and death sentence. it was rue nan muss. lawyers had argued that he hould not have been allowed to represent himself at the start of the thtrial. lwey always argued that prosecutors withheld key document documents from the defense. today's rulings leave few options for him. he's currently on death row for his part in the murder of 10 people in 2002. >>> the government has released new guidelines on how schools should handle swine flu cases. the guidelines come as maryland has announced another death from that disease. darcy spencer is live out there. >> reporter: i can tell you many parents are concerned about how the swine flu may affect this coming school year. basically hac is recommends recommends tt hoecsce olta shat the school stay open and children who are s sickentay ho. a fifth person, a p
NBC
Aug 26, 2009 11:00pm EDT
>>> the greatest thing was the way he just loved serving. >> all of us will ultimately be judged and as the years pass we will surely judge ourselves. we have contributed to building a new world society and the extent to which our ideals and goals have shaped that event. >> for his family he was a guardian. for america, he was the defender of a dream. >> ted kennedy was in fact the last surviving son of a political legacy, a legend in american politics. and a man some call one of the great senators of our time. good evening. i'm jim vance. >> i'm windy rieger in for doreen. the nation mourns the death of senator kennedy. michelle franzen starts us off. >> reporter: a lone spotlight illuminated by a hazard ship in hyannisport, a beacon of hope off the shore of the kennedy family compound. inside family and friends including senator john kerry gather to mourn and reflect on the great life lost. >> there is a very beautiful and personal, private, vigil taking place. it's very spiritual and -- about as -- beautiful as it could be. i think it is everything that senator ken tnedy would
NBC
Aug 29, 2009 11:00pm EDT
'm jim handly. >> glad to have you with us tonight. i'm live at arlington national cemetery where that graveside service just wrapped up a few hours ago. it marked the end of a very public day of remembrance, a day that began in boston and ended here in the nation's capito i'll have more on that part of the story in just a moment. >> ted kennedy was buried tonight alongside his brothers john and bobby. today's ceremonies in many ways reflected the man larger than life. brian mooar begins our coverage tonight. >> reporter: on a day both somber and celebratory, senator ted kennedy tookis place alongside the brothers he idolized. in the end, he was an icon in his own right and thousands lined the streets of nation's capital to say good-bye. >> i'm conservative republican but i'm here to pay respects. >> his last journey took him to the u.s. capitol where he was saluted by those who served with and for lim. >> he knew he was only great because had he great people supporting him and he knew the value of good staff, and that's why he was so successful. >> the day began in boston where a
NBC
Aug 13, 2009 11:00pm EDT
from the death penalty. >> anything less would have put us all in jeopardy at a later date. and other people too. because he is the kind of an individual. if he had gotten out. i feel certainly wouldave come back on us for retaliation. >> one of the victim who did not live to testify, mary havenstein, garcia polara beat the 63-year-old to death in her bethesda home last september. >>> breaking news in northeast d.c. police are investigating some sort of explosion inside a postal service mailbox. it happened inside a blue street corner mailbox,ed me street northeast. dc investigators on the scene. they evacuated several homes in the area there. investigators say they are also searching the area for other possible explosives. of course you can count on news 4 to pass on more information as it becomes available. still to come on news 4 at 11:00. a tennis center used by serena and venus williams is in trouble. we'll tell you why. also a woman fights to keep the deer she brought into her home after it was orphaned. we'll tell you about that. many of us look to scarf down french fries and h
NBC
Aug 20, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. they steal a minivan, remove the seats and use it to steal motorcycles from parking lots and homes. 16 bikes have been stolen that way since may. riders have been on alert. >> i kind of wherever i am at. >> investigators may have gotten a big break in the case this afternoon at a park and ride commuter lot on beantown road in waldorf. a motorist thought there was something suspicious about a man loading a motorcycle into a minivan. diane richardson with the charles county sheriff's office confirmed a suspect has been apprehended. >> suspects get away with it because they steal minivans which don't normally draw the attention of people. they remove the bench seats. then go to parking lots or just scope out areas looking for motorcycles. >> park and ride lot users were pleased to hear one of their own helped catch a thief. >> that did happen around my neighborhood. i didn't have any problems like that really. >> the sheriff's office says the investigation is continuing. jiback few you. >> jackie benson. thank you. >> heat exhaustion cut football aloc lenoz local erath peiccty. w the practice w
NBC
Aug 22, 2009 11:00pm EDT
the field. in order to back teams off of us a little bit, as a quarterback, you like to get into rhythm. tonight we wanted to take a shot deep and we almost got it. troy made a grade play on the ball. tried to take another shot to santana, great coverage. and tute ta, did a good job of feeling it out. made a smart decision to dump the ball. >> i want to know what your thoughts are on chase daniel's performance tonight. two eeditxc i>> w excited for . i always call him feisty. i was very impressed with him coming out. his first nfl game, had he two touchdown passes, great ball on the fade to mitchell. i was excited for him and fred at the same time and marco because all thr of those guys have been working really hard in practice. excited to see the younger guys get in there and make plays. >> talking about fred, after last week, he had a tough break fumbling two times in a row. not only did he cause a fumble, he gets to score a touchdown. >> exactly. he calls the fumble. next play, he gets a touchdown. >> jason campbell talking about the second year tight end fred davis who i believe is
NBC
Aug 2, 2009 11:00pm EDT
>>> an 18-year-old mystery has officially been vol vd. the u.s. navy pilot's flight soon was foundrt sly after he was shot dead in iraq. he was never found. until now. when michael scott speicher's jet went down the military first thought he had been killed immediately. then they thought perhaps he'd been captured. since 1991 the military, speicher's wife and their two children all wondered the same thing. what happened to captain speicher? today military forensic experts answered the questions. captain speicher's plane was shot down in iraq january 17th, 1991. the very first night of the first gulf war. >> as of 0900 this morning washington time there's been a single american aircraft lost. >> the military initially said speicher had been shot down over western iraq and killed. since they never recovered his remains and there was evidence he may have actually survived the crash, the pentagon eventually changed his status to missing in action. then at the start of the second iraq war, a more tantalizing clue. his initials mss were found scratched into the wall of an iraqi
NBC
Aug 17, 2009 11:00pm EDT
fire extinguishers were used to bust through glass doors. one inside, the vandals splattered paint throughout the building, left messages of hate, even destroyed a flat-screen tv. >> we had paintings damaged, we had computers damaged, broken. we had artwork broken. we've had paint strewn around the place, graffiti. >> reporter: seneca wells is the art director. he says numerous canvases were damaged or destroyed. >> we have the series of shoes and some of the shoes were ripped off the paintings and kind of made me a little sad. >> reporter: the organization is an arts-based youth development program. it received the lend a hand ward from the "today" show back in 2004. >> it does hurt. but out of that hurt, we're going to grow from this. >> we have a mission statement, we take challenges and turn them into possibilities, so that's all this is, just another hurdle we got to get over. >> reporter: the organization is based out of the old merritt middle school here in northeast washington. they are seeking donations and volunteers to help them get back on their feet. they plan on reope
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Aug 14, 2009 11:00pm EDT
was a family man. darcy spencer spoke with his father tonight and joins us in the studio the tell us about this. darcy? >> friends say after the september 11 attacks he felt compelled to serve. he felt his passion in the marine corps and was fighting for his country. he was months away from becoming a father of twins. 40 o-year-old was killed in the line of duty thursday while fighting in afghanistan. john is his father. >> well, we're just devastated with the los. he was a wonderful young man. he's a son and father eeveryon would love to have. >> he was shot on an onry foot patrol. he was assigned to the fourth marines group. he lived in lexa wialexandria wh his wife rene brown who's expect skpegting twins in december. >> there are thoselimmers we're proud of. >> deborah is former d.c. bureau chief of newhouse newspapers where he worked as a reporter. she said he felt compelled to join the marines after 9/11 and he coun't be persuaded. >> i said if you're e an old man will you regret it if you go? >> yes, i think i will. >> i said, bill, what if you end up dead. he said, well, it will be for a
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Aug 19, 2009 11:00pm EDT
to urge workers to get the swine flu vaccine when it becomes available. >> illegal drug use by babyboomers is on the rise. a new government study shows that drug use in the 50 to 59 age group is double the rate of previous generations in the age range. most commonly used drugs were marijuana d prescription medication. the study conducted by u.s. substance abuse and mental health services administration. >>> coming up -- car dealers no longer offering cash for clunkers. we'll tell you why. >> an 8-year-old with a passion for the extreme. >> bob has the forecast coming > >>> dozens of same sex couples held a different sort of protest. they came to a diner in silver spring to demonstrate against the treatment of a lesbian couple. the restaurant's owner says the couple took their affection too far. michael flynn has the story. >> a dine-in demonstration at the tasty diner in silver spring, same-sex couples were here to maintain public displays of affection. a protest organized by this lesbian couple. she was with her date, at the eatery, 2:00 a.m. last wednesday. they were holding each other a
NBC
Jul 31, 2009 11:00pm EDT
're assessing the damage left behind. craig joins us. >> reporter: wendy, many of the folks we talked to in the small town of iamsville today swore it was a tornado that touched down this afternoon. the national weather service will neither confirm or deny that tomorrow. certainly, though, two things are certain. one, sadly, lots of trees were lost. but fortunately no lives. >> i kept hearing trees cracking. they were cracking everywhere. >> reporter: the afternoon storm surprised jimmy and his family. >> tree limbs flying in the sky, just like going by. just zooming by. we ran in the shop here. >> reporter: his 14-year-old daughter, mary, huddled inside with her worried friend. >> my friend was crying. she called her mom and she thought her dog died. >> reporter: the dog was fine, and so were all the people who live along this road in iamsville. but the winds picked up huge bales of hay, crashed them into fences across the street. the same winds toppled trees onto truck and turned this picturesque backyard into a work zone. >> we just came outside, and all our trees were snapped in h
NBC
Aug 23, 2009 11:00pm EDT
popular promotion, restaurant week. darcy spencer joins using tonight live with that story. >> reporter: some restaurants expect as much as a 50% increase in business and they hope that bump in business will last. with the economy down, fewer people have been eating out or at least eating out less often. restaurant owners in the district are hoping to get people back at the table as restaurant week starts on monday. >> it does bring a lot of new people, people that come to see us for the first time, restaurant week has become our repeat guests. >> reporter: 180 of the district's fine restaurants will prepare multicourse meals. a three course lunch will cost $25, dinner $30. >> we off fer the full menu. >> reporter: restaurant owners say it draws large lunch and dinner crowds. >> we usually try to go to different restaurants during restaurant week. we bring families and friends out. we try to venture out to new places. >> it's definitely worthwhile. people are looking forward to restaurant week and start making reservations early. that's one of the biggest challenges. >> reporter: at geo
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Aug 25, 2009 11:00pm EDT
police chief kathy laneer authorized the use of dozens of on-duty officers 24 hours a day to protect a bidding under construction onned me street northeast the scene of an upcoming episode of the show extreme makeover home edition. christopher bowman. >> the idea that we'll take 30 officers and take them away from citizens. the citizens are anything rechlt police officers are angry. we are not here to be the police to pro tkt a corporation. >> home of the fishing school. founded 20 years ago by tom lewis, a former d.c. police officer who grew disheartened by the poverty and child neglect he saw. >> and outside many school doors and lean against the wall and wipe my eyes and in the process i promised god that if i could ever get to a point where i could retire that i would do something to make a difference. >> he started in southeast washington. >> he had 15, 18, drug dealers in that one block area. every day. >> executive director leo gibbs says the school has helped thousand of children over the years and the extreme makeover will provide space for more. >> 60% of our students last
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Aug 28, 2009 11:00pm EDT
and we have become the ones that have to do all the thing he's would have done, for us, for each other, and for our country. ♪ with irish eyes >> the senator will be all jitzed by president obama to whom kennedy said he was passing the torch. then at arlington national cemetery, ted kennedy will be buried next to his brothers. i'm steve handel san, mbs news, boston. >> folks in the nation's capital will get a chance to see senator kennedy's casket after a stop at the u.s. capitol. the funeral procession will go down the mall before it enters the cemetery. craig melvin continues our team coverage in arlington tonight. craig. >> as steve mentioned ted kennedy's final resting place will be here at arlington national. he will be buried next to his two iconic brothers not far from the eternal flame that burns for jfk. the ceremony here tomorrow will be private. but, the public will have one final chance to pay their respects to senator ted kennedy as the funeral procession makes its way through the capitol. ryan spent a few months working in boston last summer. but he plans to line the pr
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Aug 1, 2009 11:00pm EDT
the first part of the concert. darcy spencer was in that traffic mess and she joins us from fedex. how long were you out there, darcy insures the traffic? >> reporter: we can certainly relate to the frustrations of all the people trying to get to the concert tonight. it took us about two hours 45 minutes to get here to fedex field just coming from silver spring. it's typically a 20-minute drive. it seems no one was expecting all these traff backups. >> terrible. the traffic's terrible. >> it is a nightmare. but i'm in a hurry to get to the show. >> thousands of people with tickets to go to the paul mccartney concert at fedex field missed part of the show. traffic was backed up on the beltway for hours. aprently because of the thousands of people trying to get to the stadium. >> real long to get here. >> about three hours. >> yeah. >> three hours from where. >> crawford county. >> okay. >> only takes about an hour. >> this limo driver says it took him five hours to get here from baltimore. >> a true nightmare. my people were driving me crazy getting here. go around, go up the shoulder. go up
NBC
Aug 4, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. freed u.s. journalists laura ling, left, euna lee on the right leaving north korea wednesday morning local time. with former president bill clinton. the women who had been sentenced to 12 years in prison for entering north korea heading back home to a california airport. their families' nightmare ending. >> of course, i am elated. this is one of the happiest days of my life. i am going to go down there and see my little girl. >> the former president's private secret meeting clearly had the blessing of the secretary of state and president obama who demanded lee's andling's release. nbc news learned that al gore, who employed the journalists helped arrange their release before bill clinton went. even ailing and reclusive dictator kim jong-il came out to bask in the world spotlight. >> what allows him to solidify himself both internationally and nationally by having this photograph and meeting and visit by president clinton. >> did the former president urge kim or his aides to negotiate an end to their nuclear program? that's the assumption. bill clinton is bringing home the details. al
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Aug 5, 2009 11:00pm EDT
an unannounced visit yesterday. >> when we walked through the doors, we saw standing before us president bill clinton. we were shocked. >> ling and lee were sentenced to hard labor in north korea, but they were never taken to a work camp. the women were kept apart, and not allowed to communicate with each other. >>> william jefferson has been found guilty. he's the former congressman from louisiana who was accused of taking hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes. a federal jury convicted him on 11 of 16 counts, including bribery, racket earring, and money laundering. prosecutors we leased this surveillance video showing, among other things, jefferson taking a briefcase from the trunk of a car. fbi agents raided his house here in washington bk in 2005. they found $90,000 in cash in his freezer. jefferson has denied claims that the cash was bribe money. he'll be sentenced in october. and he could face up to 20 years in prison. >>> the district will expand an std testing program to all of its public high schools. that means all of the roughly 12,000 d.c. high school students will be able to
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Aug 11, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. derek ward joins us live from park police headquarters with the crews' play-by-play of the dramatic rescue. derek? >> dramatic it was, jim. we are at the park police aviation unit. beyond amid the blue and green lights. a helipad. police helicopter eagle. and in the skies above. as you said, it should take them far beyond as it did today when it performed the daring rescue in the mountains of virginia. a 34-year-old hiker injured and immobile in the mountains, best hope is from above where a crew from the united states park police aviation unit came in. they made the 84 year mile flight before rangers could get to them and began a dangerous rescue mission. it started with the sergeant being lowered to the victim. >> he looked a little surprised. i came on with my full helmet and safety vest and gear. he looked surprised. >> got it. >> for a pilot it was no easy task. the sergeant wasn't on this mission. but he knows the dangers hovering above a rocky, wooded mountainside. you can't, really, see what is going on below you. u are counting on the rescue technician in back who is tellin
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Aug 15, 2009 11:00pm EDT
teenagers or young 41n th00 4100 block ofinnetaso avenue. darcy spencer joins us live tonight from washington. >> craig, police are still searching for the gunman and also looking for a motive in the shooting but believe it was somehow connected to a go-go held earlier this evening. on hayes street in northeast washington, a shooting victim wheeled from a house and taken to the hospital. his clothing inspectednd taken in as evidence. police sources say he was one of at least five victims wounded in a shooting at the bus shelter area of the minnesota avenue metro station in northeast this evening. it's unknown how the victim ended up at the house after being shot. but police say the victims range in age from 16 years old to their early 20s. none of the injuries is considered to be life-threatening. police say it appears at least one gunman on foot opened fire on a huge crowd of people at the shelter and say many of the people are believed to have attended a go-go event paradise day and were shot after leaving the party. police worked the scene for hours interviewing victims and witn
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Aug 21, 2009 11:00pm EDT
bensen joins us live now from rockville. jackie. >> reporter: this was a very tough night for motorists. local jurisdictions report numerous accidents, especially in montgomery county. this was more rain than we've seen in this area for some time. now, about 6:00 tonight, the skies opened. the rain swept from frederick county into northern montgomery county, soaking demass cuss, lleytonsville, german town, even into the rockville and wheaton areas. people got soaked. now, earlier in the evening, rain storms sent creeks up over their banks in the anondale area. a man had to be rescued from a flooded culvert. a number people transported to hospitals. we understand their injuries are not life threatening. we're told right now petco has about 2500 customers in montgomery county without power because of the storm. back to you, pat. >> all right, jackie bensen, thanks, jackie. >>> there was a crackdown under way tonight in a part of the city well known for pros that stoougs. the area between i and l streets and fourth and fifth northwest has been declares a prostitution free zone. there are s
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Aug 24, 2009 11:00pm EDT
't the last-minute rush that had dealers sweating. darcy is live to tell us about it. >> reporter: one dealer described this day as a nightmare. the computer system crashed for hours, and some people who waited until the last minute ended up having to keep their clunkers. >> give me a call. thanks. >> it's down. >> reporter: it was the last day for the cash for clunkers program. but for six and a half hours, workers at the fitzgerald auto mall said the government's computer system was down. the deal stacked up, waiting to be entered before the 8:00 p.m. deadline. >> we're up. hallelujah. >> reporter: around 6:00 p.m., they were back in business, unpressure from dealer, the government extended its dead line to give them more time to file their paperwork. >> they only gave us until noon tomorrow. we probably have here about 50 or 60 deal. it takes 10 to 15 minutes to process it. >> reporter: they said the program was the victim of its own success. >> you have all these dealers across the nation trying to pump all these dmeelz and getting them in at the last minute and the system was eats overlo
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Aug 10, 2009 11:00pm EDT
to our summer reputation. derrick ward will show us how people are trying to keep cool but let's head up to bob ryan. bob? >> you can see some showers knocked the temperatures down. germ germantown, 74 degrees. these are showers in prince george's county. theyre a long way from loudoun county but they have been moving rapidly east with cloud-to-ground lightning. that is the good news. how does this compare? we had our hottest day of the summer so far, 97 degrees. remember, two years ago it was 102 degrees. right now only 81. that's how it feels in washington. the temperatures in many spots are down into the 70s because of those showers and thundershowers. i think we will be seeing more tomorrow. this will not be an extended period of heat. there will be a break coming autopsies we go to the next couple of days. i will tell you about that. the hottest day so far this summer. >> thank you, bob. >>> the heat and humidity didn't keep folks inside tonight. a lot of people were out there doing all kinds of things. derrick ward is on the national mall telling us what people are up to in the dar
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Aug 30, 2009 11:00pm EDT
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Aug 16, 2009 11:00pm EDT
brewing in the atlantic. chuck bell joining us from storm center 4. >> the storm we're going to have to watch later on in the week is going to be tropical storm, probably going to be hurricane bill. in the short term we need to worry about tropical storm claudette. winds gusting in excess of 40 miles per hour. you can see a lot of travel troubles down there. if you have flight problems tomorrow that will bring you to atlanta, birmingham, pensacola or mobile, flights they be impacted. from pensacola to the very tip, the southernmost extent, you can see on the infrared satellite imagery a compact circulation with the storm moving other far central and western parts of the florida panhandle. this storm packing a lot of rain. apalachicola. over about the next 12 to 24 hours this storm will go inland leaving a lot of wind and rain in its wake. hard hit will be southern alabama, southwestern georgia and southeastern ssissippi. the latest on our weather and the forecast track for bill coming up in main weather. >>> from day one, president obama said fixing health care would be his top domes
NBC
Aug 3, 2009 11:00pm EDT
. jackie? >> reporter: jim, police tell us they do take this vandalism very seriously. someone spraypainted two sets of speed enforcement cameras located on seven locks road near eth palisades pool in the cabin john area of montgomery county. it most likely happened overnight and rendered the cameras useless. montgomery county police say they take incidents of speed camera vandalism very seriously. police say speed enforcement cameras are installed at the request of the community and with the approval of a citizen advisory panel made up of residents from across the county. each speeding ticket costs $40. drivers vary in their tolerance for the devices. >> you're supposed to follow the law if you're speeding and they create a dangerous situation. why not have a speed camera there to at least, if nothing else, make the people slow down. >> reporter: i think they're a bit frustrating. but no one we spoke to approved of taking out their frustrations with spray paint. the cameras are maintained by the company that owns them. they have plenty of experience with cleaning and repairing them. jim, b
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